Angles on Art & Framing
|Posted by anglesartandframe on August 11, 2014 at 9:50 AM|
When you are picking out a mat for your frame you have several color choices. The first thing to consider is what color is the room? What type of furniture do you have? While the furnishings may dictate the frame type, the mat is all about the colors of the room. Did you ever wonder why yellow was such a popular color for kitchens? It's because yellow is said to give you energy, It also brightens the room and is thought to increase your metabolism.
Lavender and green are tranquility colors that soothe. Those are the ones to use in the living room and bedroom for relaxation. This would call for a mat frame that doesn't necessarily have to match perfectly, At our Casselberry location you can choose from hundreds of mat colors and styles. Recently, a decorator from Winter Park brought in some original art and matched it up with colors using a simple Valspar color swatch.
Red is a popular color for dining rooms because encourages ones appetite. If your looking for a color to make you more productive, blue seems to be the color most likely to achieve this. So it would be a good choice for a home office. It's also a popular color for many beach condominiums. Recently a customer on Etsy.com ordered a popular sea fan for her waterfront condo. It can be seen on Jessica Decker's page on Pinterest.com. That's where you'll see lots of calming pink colors, a great choice for a girls bedroom.